Before you begin
About this task
- In the MDM Repository tree view, expand the Data Container node.
- Double-click the data container in which you want to create a new data record.
A dialog box opens, asking you to select an appropriate MDM server.
Once you have made your choice, click OK to close the dialog box.
Right-click the lower part of the data container browser, and then click
An XML Editor/Viewer dialog box opens, allowing you to
add a new data record with an XML editor.
After the editing is done, you can click the Tree tab to check the data record in a tree view.
If needed, select the Fire a change event (update report) and
triggers check box so that the newly created record will be
written into the UpdateReport and eligible Triggers will
be executed directly.
After selecting the Fire a change event (update report) and triggers check box, if required, select the Enable verification by before processes check box to enable the verification of the newly created record by the Before Saving processes. For more information about Process types, see Process types.Note: The insert operation will fail, without any indication, if the Enable verification by before processes check box is selected and the validation of the data record is not successful.
- Select an appropriate data model from the Data Model list.
- Click Save to validate your changes.
The newly added data record will be displayed in the lower part of the data container browser.